Resources

Answer Garden Tutorial

One element of a quality blended learning lesson is the ability for students and teachers to interact with each other in a collaborative space in...

Facing History: Lesson Examples

This resource is a website that contains a lot of great media, activities, and lesson plans for History, Civics, and English. Once you are in the...

PyxisEdu: Help Us Improve

Earn 5 Pyxis Points by reflecting on your learning!The Pyxis team wants to know how you feel about Pyxis, and we are always looking to make your...

An Introduction to bubble.us Mind Maps

Having students create mind maps is a powerful way to assess their thinking and learning.  Mind maps can also be used as a way to visually...

Foreign Language News! TV5

Looking for a way to immerse your students in French culture? This website is a great place to visit. The TV5MONDE website is a French site that...

Google Slides: Teaching Math Through Conversations

Math teachers new to technology often ask, "Can I really use technology to teach math?"  According to Alice Keeler the answer is, "I don't...

Quizlet Live!

Quizlet is a great resource for you and your students to create and utilize enhanced flashcard study sets with classroom mobile devices. It also...

EdPuzzle: Google Classroom Awesome Integration

EdPuzzle is a must have for any teacher that uses video in their classroom. This video, from the people at EdPuzzle, will give you a quick overview...

What is a blog?

You've probably heard the word, maybe you've read one, or maybe you've even created one, but could you easily explain what a BLOG is?  Could...

Class Dojo: Everything You Need to Know

This video will tell you everything you need to know about Class Dojo. If you can spare 15 minutes your classroom will never be the same. Class Dojo...

Pivot Interventions: Best Practice Guide

Here you will find an overview of best practices using the Interventions module in Pivot, including guiding questions and essential components of a...

iPad: Instruction with Rotating Centers

This video takes a quick look at how iPads can be used to make learning more personal for each student. Using centers to allow students time to...

Listen & Learn With the Dallas Symphony

This website, from the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, is a repository of videos and audio clips for teaching students about culture and music.  Each...

The Power of Effective Questioning

This video will outline some of the reasons effective questioning is so important. We use questions as a way to build trust in relationships, gather...

Make Reading Epic! Get Started

Create a classroom account for EPIC! books. This is a free digital library for students and classroom teachers with thousands of books that can be...

Differentiate Lessons With Nearpod

Nearpod is a very versatile tool for getting students engaged in a lesson, but did you know that you don't always have to give every student the same...

Adobe Spark: Creating Posts

Need a way to spice up your Google Slides or your Twitter page? How about your Facebook banner? Adobe Spark Posts lets you make really professional...